February 21, 2016

How EHR Data Analytics Influences Value-Based Reimbursement

As the value-based reimbursement shift continues, how to handle big data is a challenge. Extracting actionable data with EHRs is a solution, but perhaps a complicated one at best.

As the transition away from traditional, fee-for-service payment models towards value-based reimbursement continues, the implementation of electronic health records (EHRs) is becoming the rule rather than the exception.

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a value-based payment timetable in January of 2015 to switch to pay-for-performance reimbursement models and therefore make value a priority in care delivery.